Success is a broad term that encompasses many achievements like getting a degree or getting a promotion. No matter how you define success, it’s pretty hard to say that celebrities are unsuccessful. Every celebrity has a different story regarding their career, and the diversity among famous folks has given lots of advice. Here are some amazing pieces of advice from successful folks.
Celebs on failure
Failure is part of life, there’s no shame on it. So long as you keep trying, you’re bound to make progress, and these people know that.
"Don't be afraid of failure." (Beyoncé)
“Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.” (Nelson Mandela)
“Failure is not the opposite of success; it’s a stepping stone to success.” (Arianna Huffington)
Famous people know that how you treat others is important
Just because you’re high-achieving doesn’t mean you get to be a dick. Here are some nicer ways of saying that.
“’May the Force be with you' is charming but it’s not important. What’s important is that you become the Force – for yourself and perhaps for other people.” (Harrison Ford)
“Be nice to people on the way up, because you may meet them on the way down.” (Jimmy Durante)
If you’re gonna be good at something, make it something you love
What good is success if you hate what you do? This celeb doesn’t know.
“Don’t worry about being successful but work toward being significant and the success will naturally follow.” (Oprah Winfrey)
Celebrities had to work, so do you
Success rarely falls into your lap, not even if you’re famous. These people get it.
“If you don’t build your dream, someone else will hire you to help them build theirs.” (Dhirubhai Ambani)
“Being realistic is the most commonly traveled road to mediocrity.” (Will Smith)
“It’s never too late – never too late to start over, never too late to be happy.” (Jane Fonda)
“Life is very interesting… in the end, some of your greatest pains, become your greatest strengths.” (Drew Barrymore)
“Doing something that is productive is a great way to alleviate emotional stress. Get your mind doing something that is productive.” (Ziggy Marley)
Being you is part of being successful
Successful people are inherently different than average people. Here’s how.
“Don’t feel stupid if you don’t like what everyone else pretends to love.” (Emma Watson)
“I don’t do things for the response or the controversy. I just live my life.” (Rihanna)
‘Never follow anyone else’s path, unless you’re in the woods and lost and you see a path. Then, by all means, follow that path." (Ellen Degeneres)
Whether or not your goal is to be famous, these are amazing pieces of advice. Learning from failure, working hard, and loving life make a better and happier individual. Although celebrities are just people, the way they live life is different from most average folks.
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